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A History of Doctor Who Christmas Specials

Since we are less than two weeks away from the latest Doctor Who Christmas Special, “The Snowmen,” let us take a quick visual jaunt through all the ones that have come before, including the only Christmas episode from the classic era.

Pop Culture

I Love Claymation, Holiday Edition

What is it about stopmotion specials that makes them so magical? Is it that their earnestness is well-suited to the winter holidays? Or that their clunkiness only magnifies their charm, or that they persist, year after year, unfazed by the advent of slicker forms of animation, like CGI? Whatever it is, my celebration of Christmas […]